Ahmed Tejan Kabbah

 

 

 

Age: 82

 

Summary: president of Sierra Leone from 1996 to 2007 who had oversaw the end of that country's brutal civil war and was credited by Sierra Leone's people with resisting the rebels during the insurgents' 10-year terror campaign.

 


Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: February 16, 1932

 

Died: March 13, 2014

 

Location: Freetown, Sierra Leone